SecurityMatters, now Forescout

SecurityMatters, now part of Forescout, is a security company that develops and sells network monitoring, intelligence, and protection technology.

SecurityMatters provides consultation and training in all types of handguns and shotguns. Classes range for Introductory handgun to defensive training. Private classes are available for groups or high profile individuals who prefer not to work in a classroom inviroment.

SecurityMatters was founded in 2009 by Damiano Bolzoni, Sandro Etalle and Emmanuele Zambon to bring this new technology to the market. SecurityMatters is privately owned and is headquartered in Eindhoven, Netherlands with offices in Europe and the US.

SecurityMatters product line approaches the problem of securing computer networks in a totally new and innovative manner called self-configuring, deep-protocol, network whitelisting. This approach is the result of more than 20 years of research and experience in the field of network intrusion detection.

SecurityMatters’ flagship product, SilentDefense, enables cyber resilient industrial environments by ensuring the underlying network is healthy and threat-free at all times.


SecurityMatters acquired by ForeScout Technologies on Nov 8, 2018 for a whooping $113M.




  • Year founded: 2009
  • Funding Info: $5M in 2 funding rounds (Last funding type: Series A)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: Acquired for a $113M on Nov 8, 2018
  • City/Town: Eindhoven
  • State: Noord-Brabant
  • Country: Netherlands
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